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    Dine Out for the Holidays

    Boulder Restaurants Open for Thanksgiving and Christmas

    Traveling for the holidays? Or maybe you just want to get out of doing dishes. If you're looking for a place to dine out in Boulder for Thanksgiving or Christmas, the restaurants below would gladly host you (and clean up after you, too). 

    Thanksgiving  |  Christmas Eve  |  Christmas Day

    Open on Thanksgiving Day

    Boulder Cork
    Special pre-fixed menu, reservations required

    Jill’s Restaurant at St. Julien Hotel and Spa
    Special holiday menu

    Spruce Farm and Fish at the Hotel Boulderado
    Special holiday menu 

    Salt Bistro
    Special holiday menu, reservations required

    Greenbriar Inn
    Special holiday menu (sold out)

    Ted’s Montana Grill
    Special holiday menu

    Chautauqua Dining Hall
    Special holiday menu (sold out)

    Black Cat Bistro
    Special holiday menu, reservations required

    Open on Christmas Day

    Jill’s Restaurant at St. Julien Hotel and Spa
    This restaurant inside the St. Julien Hotel and Spa is an especially festive spot, with a special Christmas tree in the hotel lobby. Beneath it are packages wrapped with up-cycled materials such as wine corks, developed photo strips, light bulbs and old sheet music. It’s all part of the St. Julien’s commitment to reduce the impact on the environment. 
    Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
    Special Holiday Menu

    Spruce Farm and Fish at the Hotel Boulderado
    Spruce is located in the Hotel Boulderado, which goes all out for the holidays with a beautifully adorned 28-foot Christmas tree beneath the hotel's stunning, stained-glass mezzanine.
    Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
    Special Holiday Menu 

    Hotel Boulderado Christmas Buffet
    Gather on the historic mezzanine, around the beautifully adorned 28-foot Christmas tree, and enjoy a sumptuous holiday menu. 

    Open on Christmas Eve

    Jill’s Restaurant at St. Julien Hotel and Spa
    This restaurant inside the St. Julien Hotel and Spa is an especially festive spot, with a special Christmas tree in the hotel lobby. Beneath it are packages wrapped with up-cycled materials such as wine corks, developed photo strips, light bulbs and old sheet music. It’s all part of the St. Julien’s commitment to reduce the impact on the environment. 
    Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
    Special holiday menu

    Spruce Farm and Fish at the Hotel Boulderado
    Spruce is located in the Hotel Boulderado, which goes all out for the holidays, with a beautifully adorned, 28-foot Christmas tree beneath the hotel's stunning, stained-glass mezzanine.
    Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
    Special holiday menu, reservations required

    The Buff 
    Open Christmas Eve
    Closed Christmas Day

    Boulder Cork
    Special holiday menu
    Open Christmas Eve
    Closed Christmas Day

    Frasca Food & Wine
    Feast of Seven Fishes
    Special Christmas Eve Dinner
    Closed Christmas Day

    Greenbriar Inn
    Open Christmas Eve
    Closed Christmas Day

    Mateo Restaurant Provencal 
    Special Holiday Menu
    Open Christmas Eve
    Closed Christmas Day

    Oak at Fourteenth
    Special holiday menu
    Open Christmas Eve 
    Closed Christmas Day
    Open New Year's Eve

    River and Woods
    Special holiday menu
    Open Christmas Eve​
    Closed Christmas Day

    Salt Bistro
    Open Christmas Eve
    Closed Christmas Day

    Ted’s Montana Grill
    Special holiday menu
    Open Christmas Eve
    Closed Christmas Day

    Boulder restaurant owners, let us know if you have holiday meal service and are not listed above! Email Traci Schaefer to have your restaurant added.